An Assessment of Alternatives for A National Computerized Criminal History System

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A report by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that addresses "1) the status of criminal history record systems in the United States; 2) the alternatives for a national computerized criminal history (CCH) system; 3) the possible impacts of such a system; and 4) the relevant policy issues that warrant congressional attention to ensure that the beneficial impacts of a national CCH system are maximized and the possible adverse impacts controlled or minimized" (p. iii).

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xi, 208 p. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. October 1982.

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A report by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that addresses "1) the status of criminal history record systems in the United States; 2) the alternatives for a national computerized criminal history (CCH) system; 3) the possible impacts of such a system; and 4) the relevant policy issues that warrant congressional attention to ensure that the beneficial impacts of a national CCH system are maximized and the possible adverse impacts controlled or minimized" (p. iii).

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xi, 208 p. ; 28 cm.

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Original is missing pages 86-88, 106-108, 122-124, 135-136, 150-152, 189-190, 200-202.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. An Assessment of Alternatives for A National Computerized Criminal History System, report, October 1982; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39470/: accessed October 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.